TYPE: Urban Planning
LOCATION: Antwerp, Belgium
SIZE: ~39 Ha
ARCHITECTS: SPACE-LAB.be (with Christophe Polack as consultant to SPACE-LAB.be), Antea Group, AJArchitectos, Trui Hanoulle
CLIENT: Nv Puihoek – Immobel Group
STATUS: Design Study Realized
Puihoek, the development of a 39 ha area located in the outskirts of Antwerp. The area is prone to flooding and has consequently been developed as a 1/3 residential area and 2/3 park. Both land uses have been conceived to actively contribute to water excess regulation. In collaboration with Antea group/Andre Campos & Souto De Mouro Architects (Portugal).